Homiletics and Worship

Library of Congress Subject Headings:

  • Preaching (do not use Homiletics)
  • Sermons
  • Liturgics
  • Liturgies
  • Worship Programs
  • Lectionary Preaching

Electronic Resources

Wabash Center Guide to Internet Resources
Internet resource with links to several preaching resources.

Bible Gateway
Web resource allowing searches by passage and keyword.

The Text This Week
Lectionary, Scripture Study and Worship Links and Resources

The Revised Common Lectionary: a Vanderbilt Divinity Library online resource
Using the NRSV, provides lectionary readings for Years A – C.


The Complete Library of Christian Worship. Robert E. Webber, ed.
Ref. BV 10.2 .C65 1993

A Dictionary of Liturgy and Worship. Ed. by J. G. Davies.
Ref. BV 173 .D28 1972

New Westminster Dictionary of Liturgy and Worship. Edited by J. G. Davies.
Ref. BV 173 .N49 1986

The New Dictionary of Sacramental Worship. Ed. by Peter E. Fink.
Ref. BV 173 .N48 1990

Yabaehak sajon = Dictionary of Christian Worship (Korean). Written and edited by ChangBok Chung.
Ref. BV 173 .Y43 2000

Guides for Preaching

Preaching the New Common Lectionary. Ed. by Fred B. Craddock et al.
BS 534.5 P73

Preaching the Revised Common Lectionary. Ed. by Marion Soards et al.
BS 534.5 S63

Preaching through the Christian Year. Ed. by Fred B. Craddock et al.
BS 534.5 P7272 1992 v.1 (Year A)

Texts for Preaching. Ed. by Walter Brueggemann et al. (Volume 3 edited by Charles Cousar et al.)
Ref BV 4235 .L43 T488 1993, 3 vols.

Research Collections:

Worship Collections

Journals in the Theology Library

  • African-American Pulpit
  • Arts in Religious and Theological Studies
  • Call to Worship
  • Christianity and the Arts (Storage)
  • Doxology
  • Gathering
  • Homiletic
  • Homiletics
  • Homily Service
  • Journal of Communication and Religion
  • Journal of Ritual Studies
  • Lectionary Homiletics
  • Liturgical Ministry
  • Liturgy
  • Living Pulpit
  • Media Development
  • Ministerial Formation
  • Ministry and Liturgy
  • National Bulletin of Liturgy
  • Preachers Magazine
  • Preaching
  • Pulpit Resource
  • Questiones Liturgiques
  • Sacramental Life
  • Spiritual Life
  • Spiritus
  • Studia Liturgica
  • Studies in Spirituality
  • Una Sancta
  • Word and World
  • Worship
  • Worship and Preaching